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Choosing Goggles: Where to Start

Photo Courtesy: Snappy Towels Inc.<p><i>By Joe Buchanan, Swimming World College Intern.</i><p>Choosing goggles can be intimidating for any new swimmer. Many …

Innovation
Innovation

Swim Kick Sets You Won’t Hate

<i>If the words “kick set” instill frustration, put the kickboard away and try one of these different methods.</i> <br>Many triathletes have a hard time with …

Swimming

Why Swimming Is So Good For You

Every type of exercise has its selling points. But swimming is unlike any other aerobic workout in a few important ways.<p>First, the fact that you’re …

Design The Perfect Swim Workout For You

It’s the middle of the week. The clock has just clicked to noon. It’s time for a lunch break, a few minutes of personal time before going back to …

Swimming

Jazz Carlin: how to get the most out of your time in the pool

Love swimming but bored with ploughing up and down the lanes? Olympian Jazz Carlin has some tips to make your time in the water more profitable<p>We all have to start somewhere, even if you are a total beginner, so whatever you feel capable of is the first step. Build up your swimming with each …

Triathlon Training, Gear, Nutrition, Photos, Race Results & Calendars

Liz Hichens Training<p>Liz Hichens Training<p>Sara McLarty Swim<p>Triathlete.com Training<p>Jené Shaw Training<p>AC Shilton Gear & Tech<p>Lauren Antonucci …

Top 5 2017 SF&F Novels I’m Already Thankful For

Today is Thanksgiving in the United States.<p>Family. Turkey. Football. Reading. Relaxing. It is a day that means a great deal to those who take the …

Riding Motorcycles in the Rain Tips | 8 Essential Techniques

Riding Motorcycles in the Rain | 8 Tips<p>For the average motorcyclist, riding in the Northeast is not a 12-month thing. Most riders have their …

Motorcycles

How This CEO Finds Time to Read 100 Books a Year

Try these hacks to squeeze in more time to read throughout your already-busy day.<p>This is embarrassing, but I feel like I've got to come clean. I call myself a writer. But I read a pathetically small number of books each year.<p>I was a voracious reader growing up, spending entire summers at the public …

Girl Meets World on FZ-07 Motorcycle - Chapter 2 - Part 5

<i>Tiff and I met at the track, where she races her Ninja 250 with more enjoyment and positivity than anyone else on the grid. When Tiffani got word</i> …

Motorcycles

Doing laps and making waves: How to pick a swim tracker | Ars Technica

We tested a number of swim-capable fitness trackers to see which are worth the hype.<p>Certain tracker features are now ubiquitous: step counting, …

17 Grooming Products You Should Steal From Your Wife

Don’t avoid her side of the medicine cabinet<p>During the ’70s and ’80s, there was a popular TV commercial that featured a guy trying to use his girlfriend’s deodorant, and she was like, “Whoa, whoa, whoa. That’s made for a <i>woman</i>.<i>”</i><p>These days, however, we <i>encourage</i> you to borrow products from her side of …

Why Every Man Should Own a Clothes Steamer

Because no one wants to spend their time at an ironing board<p>You know the scenario. You’re getting dressed for work and pull a crisp dress shirt from your closet, only to realize the back is scored with more creases than a vintage accordion.<p>It’s too late to go to the dry cleaners, and who wants to …

6 Solid Colognes That Will Last for Hours and Make You Smell Great

Fulton & Roark<p><b>Clearwater Solid Cologne</b><p>A bold blend of Madagascan geranium and oak moss are complemented by notes of fresh water, then concentrated …

Men's Fashion

The Importance of Exercise: Palate Development - Specialty Coffee Association News

<i>by Julie Housh, Intelligentsia Coffee</i><p>As coffee professionals, we practice tasting coffee on a regular basis—whether via cupping or dialing …

The World Brewers Cup Champ’s Winning Recipe

World Brewers Cup Champ Tetsu Kasuya’s winning method explained<b>BY JOSHUA</b> <b>DUSK-PEEBLES</b> <b><br>SPECIAL TO BARISTA MAGAZINE</b>Tetsu Kasuya of Japan just won the …

Coffee

Visualizations That Really Work

Not long ago, the ability to create smart data visualizations, or dataviz, was a nice-to-have skill. For the most part, it benefited design- and data-minded managers who made a deliberate decision to invest in acquiring it. That’s changed. Now visual communication is a must-have skill for all …

How to Correct Your Freestyle Swimming Mistakes

Freestyle will usually be the best stroke to be told, nevertheless the toughest stroke to master. With numerous small aspects of the stroke to tweak, …

MO Tested: Cornering ABS

If your occupation is testing motorcycles there’s a certain measure of accepted risk that comes with the job. When <b>cornering ABS</b> (C-ABS) arrived a …

10 Hamstring Myths Debunked

The hamstrings are three long muscles (semitendinosus, semimembranosus and biceps femoris) at the back of the thighs. Their job is to flex (bend) the …

Yoga

Motorcycles and Hearing Loss

In terms of rider education and injury prevention, a great deal of attention is paid to motorcycle safety by the government, motorcycle industry, and …

How To Choose Sunglasses That Suit - A Men's Essential Guide

Most accessories are optional, but some fall solidly into essential territory. Men’s sunglasses are a must for both your safety and your vanity. A …

Men's Fashion

11 books you should read before they make it to the big screen this year

If there’s one thing we know for sure, it’s that <i>the movie is never better than the book</i>. After all, what could be better than getting cozy under the …

From Coffee Shops to Cat Videos: 12 Unexpected Productivity Hacks That Actually Work

Check out these 12 counterintuitive productivity hacks fit into your busy life. You'll find that you -- and your employer -- will thank you for it.

Coffee

The Best Coffee Grinder

A grinder that grinds beans to a uniform size for optimal extraction is the single most important piece of equipment for making good coffee. Even the …

Coffee

5 Atheist Arguments Which Aren't Helping Anyone

Atheism is inevitable secular progress. Its existence is a thing society needs. However, too many atheists act like missionaries -- evangelizing at …